Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 390 507
Rank change year-on-year +85 +117 +4
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 370 223 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.00% 3.59% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 164 79
London median daily rate £525 £519 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% +22.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £410 £420 £313
90th Percentile £650 £621 £565
England median daily rate £510 £500 £430
% change year-on-year +2.00% +16.28% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 9,243 6,205 3,729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.89% 14.75% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,922 4,549 2,761
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £645 £625 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 47 35
London median hourly rate £26.60 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +19.05% -17.65%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.93 £10.20
90th Percentile £58.75 £98.50 £40.40
England median hourly rate £18.56 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -2.30% -12.20% -3.82%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South London +30 71 £450 -18.37% 2
Central London +5 33 £525 -6.67% 11
West London -20 3 - - 9
East London -6 2 £450 -25.00% 3
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 369 (99.73%) Amazon AWS
2 257 (69.46%) Amazon EC2
3 205 (55.41%) DevOps
4 180 (48.65%) Linux
5 179 (48.38%) Java
6 166 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
7 160 (43.24%) Python
8 141 (38.11%) Docker
9 136 (36.76%) Jenkins
9 136 (36.76%) Amazon RDS
9 136 (36.76%) Terraform
10 113 (30.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 107 (28.92%) Route 53
12 102 (27.57%) Puppet
12 102 (27.57%) Serverless
13 98 (26.49%) Configuration Management
14 93 (25.14%) AWS Lambda
15 88 (23.78%) Git (software)
15 88 (23.78%) Ansible
16 87 (23.51%) Amazon ELB
17 80 (21.62%) Security Cleared
18 74 (20.00%) Kubernetes
19 72 (19.46%) TDD
20 71 (19.19%) Bash Shell
21 66 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
22 65 (17.57%) Web Services
22 65 (17.57%) Microservices
23 60 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
24 58 (15.68%) Elasticsearch
24 58 (15.68%) Node.js

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (15.68%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (13.51%) Apache
2 50 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 44 (11.89%) Apache Spark
4 42 (11.35%) Confluence
5 21 (5.68%) nginx
6 13 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (2.43%) CMS
8 7 (1.89%) Apache Airflow
8 7 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.89%) Jetty
8 7 (1.89%) Mule
9 6 (1.62%) Mule ESB
10 5 (1.35%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.81%) IIS
11 3 (0.81%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.81%) SAS
12 2 (0.54%) JBoss
13 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 369 (99.73%) Amazon AWS
2 257 (69.46%) Amazon EC2
3 113 (30.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 107 (28.92%) Route 53
5 102 (27.57%) Serverless
6 93 (25.14%) AWS Lambda
7 87 (23.51%) Amazon ELB
8 56 (15.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 53 (14.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 50 (13.51%) GitHub
11 44 (11.89%) Amazon SQS
11 44 (11.89%) CloudFront
12 38 (10.27%) Amazon EMR
13 35 (9.46%) Amazon Kinesis
14 19 (5.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 16 (4.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 15 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
17 11 (2.97%) PaaS
18 10 (2.70%) Datadog
18 10 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.27%) HTTP
2 19 (5.14%) SSH
2 19 (5.14%) SSL
3 16 (4.32%) OpenLDAP
4 15 (4.05%) VPN
5 12 (3.24%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.97%) DNS
7 9 (2.43%) Firewall
7 9 (2.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (2.43%) OpenVPN
8 5 (1.35%) BGP
8 5 (1.35%) DSL
8 5 (1.35%) FTP
8 5 (1.35%) IPsec
9 4 (1.08%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.81%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.81%) Network Security
10 3 (0.81%) SMS
11 2 (0.54%) LDAP
11 2 (0.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (36.76%) Amazon RDS
2 50 (13.51%) Hadoop
3 48 (12.97%) NoSQL
4 47 (12.70%) Amazon Redshift
5 37 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 35 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (9.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 34 (9.19%) Big Data
7 34 (9.19%) MySQL
8 32 (8.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 30 (8.11%) HBase
10 19 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (4.59%) Apache Hive
12 13 (3.51%) SQL Server
13 12 (3.24%) Relational Database
14 11 (2.97%) BigQuery
14 11 (2.97%) Flink
15 9 (2.43%) Presto
16 8 (2.16%) Impala
16 8 (2.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 136 (36.76%) Jenkins
2 88 (23.78%) Git (software)
3 56 (15.14%) JIRA
4 28 (7.57%) Maven
5 23 (6.22%) Artifactory
6 22 (5.95%) Sonatype Nexus
7 18 (4.86%) Bitbucket
8 16 (4.32%) Subversion
9 15 (4.05%) GitLab
10 13 (3.51%) JUnit
11 11 (2.97%) Cucumber
11 11 (2.97%) Liquibase
12 9 (2.43%) Ant
12 9 (2.43%) Selenium
12 9 (2.43%) SonarQube
13 8 (2.16%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.89%) RSpec
15 6 (1.62%) Babel
15 6 (1.62%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.62%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (10.00%) Finance
2 16 (4.32%) Marketing
3 12 (3.24%) Banking
4 8 (2.16%) Games
5 7 (1.89%) Retail
6 5 (1.35%) Publishing
7 2 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (32.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 117 (31.62%) AWS Engineer
3 110 (29.73%) Developer
4 84 (22.70%) AWS DevOps
5 71 (19.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 65 (17.57%) Java Developer
7 36 (9.73%) Architect
8 34 (9.19%) Data Engineer
9 30 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (4.86%) AWS Developer
11 16 (4.32%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 14 (3.78%) Big Data Engineer
13 14 (3.78%) Java Engineer
14 13 (3.51%) AWS Architect
14 13 (3.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 13 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (3.51%) Senior DevOps
15 12 (3.24%) ETL Developer
15 12 (3.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (17.57%) Web Services
2 58 (15.68%) Node.js
3 44 (11.89%) REST
4 40 (10.81%) Elastic Stack
5 32 (8.65%) Kafka
6 31 (8.38%) AngularJS
6 31 (8.38%) JSON
7 26 (7.03%) React
8 25 (6.76%) Spring
9 22 (5.95%) OAuth
10 21 (5.68%) XML
11 20 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (5.41%) SAML
11 20 (5.41%) Spring Boot
12 19 (5.14%) HTML
12 19 (5.14%) RESTful
13 16 (4.32%) CSS
14 15 (4.05%) HTML5
15 13 (3.51%) Akka
16 11 (2.97%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (5.14%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (4.05%) Fintech
5 9 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.43%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.62%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.62%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.35%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.08%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.08%) Social Media
9 4 (1.08%) User Experience
10 3 (0.81%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.54%) Clustering
11 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.54%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.54%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 180 (48.65%) Linux
2 38 (10.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (9.46%) Unix
4 25 (6.76%) CentOS
5 8 (2.16%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.35%) Android
6 5 (1.35%) CoreOS
7 4 (1.08%) Debian
8 3 (0.81%) VMS
8 3 (0.81%) Windows
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (55.41%) DevOps
2 166 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (26.49%) Configuration Management
4 72 (19.46%) TDD
5 66 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (17.57%) Microservices
7 53 (14.32%) Scrum
8 43 (11.62%) Migration
9 40 (10.81%) Analytics
9 40 (10.81%) ETL
10 35 (9.46%) BDD
11 30 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment
11 30 (8.11%) Test Automation
12 27 (7.30%) Continuous Delivery
13 25 (6.76%) Load Balancing
13 25 (6.76%) Software Engineering
14 24 (6.49%) Kanban
15 22 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (5.41%) E-Commerce
17 19 (5.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 179 (48.38%) Java
2 160 (43.24%) Python
3 71 (19.19%) Bash Shell
4 58 (15.68%) Ruby
5 56 (15.14%) SQL
6 36 (9.73%) JavaScript
7 29 (7.84%) Scala
8 26 (7.03%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.86%) Groovy
10 17 (4.59%) Go
11 13 (3.51%) R
12 12 (3.24%) Perl
13 9 (2.43%) C
14 6 (1.62%) PHP
15 4 (1.08%) C++
15 4 (1.08%) ES6
15 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.08%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.54%) C#
16 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 80 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 49 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.05%) Degree
4 13 (3.51%) AWS Certification
5 7 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.54%) RHCE
8 2 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.05%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) GDPR
3 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 141 (38.11%) Docker
2 15 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (3.78%) Squid
4 10 (2.70%) HDFS
5 9 (2.43%) Postfix
5 9 (2.43%) vCloud
6 6 (1.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.54%) Firmware
8 2 (0.54%) NFS
8 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.54%) Xen
9 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.27%) BIND 9
9 1 (0.27%) Ceph
9 1 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 136 (36.76%) Terraform
2 102 (27.57%) Puppet
3 88 (23.78%) Ansible
4 74 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 60 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (10.54%) Kibana
7 32 (8.65%) logstash
8 21 (5.68%) Grafana
8 21 (5.68%) Packer
9 20 (5.41%) Nagios
9 20 (5.41%) ZABBIX
10 19 (5.14%) Prometheus
11 18 (4.86%) Mesos
12 14 (3.78%) Sysdig
13 13 (3.51%) Consul
13 13 (3.51%) Rancher
14 11 (2.97%) Docker Swarm
14 11 (2.97%) Fluentd
15 9 (2.43%) Rsyslog
16 8 (2.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (4.59%) Splunk
2 16 (4.32%) Atlassian
2 16 (4.32%) Oracle
3 15 (4.05%) New Relic
4 14 (3.78%) Adobe
4 14 (3.78%) VMware
5 12 (3.24%) Google
6 11 (2.97%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.70%) Talend
8 9 (2.43%) Cloudera
8 9 (2.43%) Sonatype
9 8 (2.16%) AppDynamics
9 8 (2.16%) Informatica
9 8 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.89%) Databricks
10 7 (1.89%) hybris
11 6 (1.62%) ForgeRock
11 6 (1.62%) IBM
12 5 (1.35%) MuleSoft
12 5 (1.35%) Tableau